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There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to Suburban Station Airport Line
  2. Take the train from Suburban Station to Rydal West Trenton Line

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS 37
  2. Take the bus from Broad St & Snyder Av to Broad St & Tabor Rd Bso

$8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal 23.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal 23.7 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Rydal 23.7 miles

$130 - $180

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal by train

The train journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Rydal is around 1h 18m and covers a distance of around 22 miles. The fastest train normally takes 59 min. Operated by SEPTA, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal train service departs from Airport Terminal A and arrives in Rydal. Typically 131 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 18m
Fastest train time:
59 min
Trains per week:
131
Cheapest price:
$12
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:11
Last train departs at:
23:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal train schedules

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → Rydal
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rydal is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rydal is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rydal is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arriving at Old York Rd & Fairway - MBFS via Broad St & Snyder Av and Olney Transportation Center - onsit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at Rydal via Suburban Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Rydal is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal without a car is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs $11 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Airport Terminal A station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs $11 - $14. Alternatively, you can line 37 bus and bus, which costs $9 and takes 2h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal.
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 38m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Rydal, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal via Suburban Station in around 1h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal via Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS, Broad St & Snyder Av, Broad St & Tabor Rd, and Olney Transportation Center - onsit in around 2h 25m.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to Suburban Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Train from Suburban Station to Rydal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Broad St & Snyder Av to Broad St & Tabor Rd
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Rydal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Private
$130 - $180
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Broad St & Tabor Rd station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Rydal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal is 24 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rydal.

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